This video and my featured song are about Billy, an elephant held in captivity for over 34 years at the Los Angeles zoo, and the efforts by activists to convince the zoo to release Billy to a suitable sanctuary. 

Video directed and produced by Nicolette Aubourg 

Michele Aubourg and Bruce Sawyer: videos and photos of the Thula Thula African elephants, courtesy of Francoise Malby-Anthony 

William Kroll: photos of protests 

Los Angeles for Animals: videos and photos of Billy the elephant and protests 

Karen Eisenlord: photos of Billy the elephant 

Elephant Guardians of Los Angeles: videos and photos of Billy the elephant and protests 

Nicolette Aubourg: videos and photos of protesters 

Song credits: 

“#Freebilly (Where the Elephants Roam)” Music & lyrics by Nicolette Aubourg 

Produced by Nicolette Aubourg and Erik Eldenius 

Recorded & Mixed by Erik Eldenius 

Mastered by Steve Holroyd 

Vocals and Guitar: Nicolette Aubourg 

Drums & Piano: Erik Eldenius 

Bass: Jorgen Carlsson 

℗ Syresham Music/Nicolette Aubourg (ASCAP)